August 28, 2013, Pomfret, CT . . . Celebrations Gallery & Shoppes invites you to Pumpkins & Mums & Gourds, Oh My!, an exhibition of original artwork that runs from September 28 – October 27, with a Meet the Artists Opening Reception, Saturday, September 28, 5-8PM. Celebrations invited artists to create multi-faceted pieces with a festive fall-time twist and let the beauty of the autumnal season in all its blazing glory inspire them.
Nineteen different local and regional artists will be featured during the exhibition, working in a wide variety of media and styles. A diverse spectrum of work includes photography, sculpture, pastels, acrylics, oils, mixed media, watercolors, gourd art, jewelry, mosaics and hand painted silk. Participating artists are Cheryl Bartley, Nancy Dougherty, Judy Doyle, David Harraden, Tina Haverl, Amy Jakowski, Carolyn Kamuda, Susan Scott Kenney (http://www.celebrationsshoppes.com/
Save the date for upcoming Trunk Shows on Sunday, October 13th of Columbus Day Weekend. Celebrations will also offer extended shopping hours starting October 1st, when they will be open DAILY from 10AM to 5PM. Starting November 7th, Thursday nights from 5-7PM will be Happy Shopping Hours at Celebrations, including complimentary wine & nibbles—groups welcome!
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Celebrations Gallery showcases & sells an eclectic collection of original artwork by over 40 local and regional artists, artisans and designers. The gallery is proud to support the local community through creative fundraising efforts throughout the year. Celebrations Gift Shoppes feature a wide selection of unique merchandise in all price ranges. Celebrations Tea Room is open to all for Monthly Themed Afternoon Tea Events by reservation. Celebrations will also create a custom tea event for a group, to celebrate a special occasion or host an offsite business meeting. For more information, visit www.CelebrationsShoppes.com, call 860-928-5492 or find us on Facebook.